Enterprise Cloud Connect™ – IQX Partnership

Enterprise Cloud Connect™ LLC Announces Partnership with IQX Business Solutions for Sales of Enterprise Cloud Connect™ HR Suite for SAP in Australia and New Zealand

Simple and intuitive self-service solutions for SAP® with SharePoint® deliver substantial return on investment for companies using SAP ERP Human Capital Management software.

KIRKLAND, Wash. and SYDNEY, Australia – February 24, 2011 – Enterprise Cloud Connect™ LLC, the developer of sophisticated SharePoint integrated solutions with line of business applications such as SAP, salesforce.com® and Oracle® announced today its partnership with IQX Business Solutions to represent the Enterprise Cloud Connect™ product line in the Asia Pacific region.

“We are very pleased to join forces with the IQX Business Solutions team,” said John Michael Gross, president of Enterprise Cloud Connect™. “IQX is well-regarded for their focus on enhancing the user experience across all functional areas of SAP. Businesses in the U.S. are able to use Enterprise Cloud Connect™ to improve HR process efficiency and reduce costs. Now organizations throughout Australia and New Zealand will also be able to achieve fast and compliant self-service for a wide range of HR policy and benefits processes.”

“It’s important to us to represent products that are business-ready and utilise flexible technology,” said Dave Cole, director of IQX Business Solutions. “In combination with our portfolio of packaged and custom SharePoint / SAP solutions, offering Enterprise Cloud Connect™ products to our clients enables us to help businesses leverage their existing investments in SAP and Microsoft®SharePoint. The ease of use, speed of deployment and remarkable return on investment that Enterprise Cloud Connect™ can deliver is impressive.”

Enterprise Cloud Connect™ HR Suite for SAP gives employees direct access to ERP data and ERP business processes with an easy-to-use interface that is a natural extension of SharePoint Services from Microsoft. Companies use their ERP software to maintain control of data and processes while gaining employee and manager self-service functions. Enterprise Cloud Connect™ dramatically reduces the number of clicks, pages and support calls required to manage personal and work information, thus resulting in increased productivity and decreased support operations call loads.

Designed to deliver immediate advantages, Enterprise Cloud Connect™ HR Suite for SAP allows for uncomplicated creation of employee and manager dashboards by combining drag-and-drop widgets. Editing is easy using the familiar Microsoft Office® user interface. Companies are able to keep HR forms and processes up to date, without having to incur expensive modification costs. The core benefits of the Enterprise Cloud Connect™ HR Suite include:

  • Powerful and secure self-service capability
  • Fast integration without custom development
  • Reduced training effort for HR transactions
  • Immediate productivity gains
  • Reduced shared service support calls
  • No need to create or install additional portals
  • In-house system maintenance efficiencies
  • Substantial return on investment organization-wide

About Enterprise Cloud Connect™ LLC

Founded in 2009, Enterprise Cloud Connect™® LLC is a Washington state–based technology company that provides SharePoint® integrated solutions with line of business applications such as SAP®, salesforce.com® and Oracle®. Enterprise Cloud Connect™ is a sub-corporation of SmarTek21®, a global IT services company that helps enterprises solve development, implementation and business problems. Representative clients of SmarTek21 include Expedia®, Microsoft®, MSNBC®, Real Networks®and T-Mobile®, among others. The Enterprise Cloud Connect™ team working within SmarTek21 is experienced in delivering prompt service to complex multinational organizations. More information about the company is available at www.myovs.com.

About IQX Business Solutions

With a deep understanding of SAP business processes, IQX Business Solutions provides SAP customers with packaged business solutions and specialized consulting services that deliver enhanced business insight, collaboration and productivity benefits to all user types by leveraging Microsoft tools and technologies. IQX focuses on improving the user experience across all core functional areas of SAP. IQX packaged solutions leverage companies’ existing investments in SAP and Microsoft and allow rapid out-of-the-box installation for immediate value. IQX consulting services focus on the integration of SAP and Microsoft Office® and can quickly deliver proof-of-concepts and large-scale project-based solutions. More information about the company is available at www.iqxbusiness.com.

Media Contacts

Enterprise Cloud Connect™: Al Lalji, Chief Technical Officer, al@myovs.com, +1 425 242-3786

IQX Business Solutions: Dave Cole, Director, dave.cole@iqxbusiness.com, +61 412 585 617

Enterprise Cloud Connect™ and SmarTek21 are registered trademarks of SmarTek21 LLC. Other product or service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.